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Radiation therapy used to treat uterine cancer may increase the risk of bladder cancer later in life. Marriage May Have a Protective Effect for Cancer Patients
Married patients are less likely to present with metastatic disease, more likely to adhere to treatment protocols, and less likely to die from their disease. End-of-Life Care Remains Aggressive, Despite Patient Wishes
Although most patients with advanced cancer prefer hospice or palliative care that minimizes symptoms, many continue to receive aggressive treatment during their final weeks and months of life.
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Uterine Cancer Management
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Uterine Cancer Clinical Trials
GOG0209 – A Randomized Phase III Trial of Doxorubicin/Cisplatin/Paclitaxel and G-CSF Versus Carboplatin/Paclitaxel in Patients with Stage III & IV or Recurrent Endometrial Cancer
GOG0238 – A Randomized Trial of Pelvic Irradiation with or without Concurrent Weekly Cisplatin in Patients With Pelvic-Only Recurrence of Carcinoma of the Uterine Corpus
GOG0248 – A Randomized Phase II Trial of Temsirolimus (NCI-Supplied Agent, NSC # 683864, IND # 61010) or the Combination of Hormonal Therapy Plus Temsirolimus in Women with Advanced, Persistent, or Recurrent Endometrial Carcinoma